The table below looks at the statistics for Cybersecurity skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cybersecurity over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cybersecurity
Rank 55 100 92
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cybersecurity 32 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.48% 0.37% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 0.43% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 4 1
Median salary £45,000 £36,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -24.74%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Cybersecurity
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
776 921 912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.35% 84.96% 89.15%
Number of salaries quoted 697 811 755
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Cybersecurity
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Cybersecurity as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Cybersecurity Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region.

Cybersecurity Salary Trend in Kent

Cybersecurity
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cybersecurity across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Cybersecurity Salary Histogram in Kent

Cybersecurity
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cybersecurity within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Folkestone - 5 £42,500 - 1
Cybersecurity
South East

Cybersecurity
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing Cybersecurity also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Cybersecurity.

1 40 (85.11%) SIEM
2 37 (78.72%) Information Security
3 33 (70.21%) PCI DSS
4 32 (68.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 27 (57.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 26 (55.32%) System Testing
6 26 (55.32%) Secure Coding
6 26 (55.32%) CEH
6 26 (55.32%) Penetration Testing
6 26 (55.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 26 (55.32%) Finance
7 25 (53.19%) Degree
7 25 (53.19%) CREST Certified
8 20 (42.55%) SANS
8 20 (42.55%) OSCP
9 18 (38.30%) Windows
10 17 (36.17%) Time Management
11 15 (31.91%) Firewall
12 14 (29.79%) Linux
13 11 (23.40%) CISSP
14 10 (21.28%) LogRhythm
15 9 (19.15%) Cisco
16 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
16 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
17 6 (12.77%) Big Data
17 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
17 6 (12.77%) Security Operations
18 5 (10.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
18 5 (10.64%) vSphere
18 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA

Cybersecurity
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (10.64%) LAN
2 5 (10.64%) WAN
3 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.13%) Network Security
4 1 (2.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Big Data
2 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
General
1 26 (55.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (55.32%) Consultant
1 26 (55.32%) Security Consultant
2 25 (53.19%) IT Consultant
2 25 (53.19%) IT Security Consultant
3 15 (31.91%) Cybersecurity Consultant
4 11 (23.40%) Analyst
5 8 (17.02%) Security Analyst
6 7 (14.89%) Security Manager
7 5 (10.64%) IT Manager
7 5 (10.64%) IT Operations Manager
7 5 (10.64%) IT Security Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Operational Security Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Operations Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Security Operations Manager
7 5 (10.64%) Vulnerability Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Security Technical Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Security Analyst
8 4 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (8.51%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.51%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.13%) Cyber Attack
3 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.13%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (38.30%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Linux
3 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (85.11%) SIEM
2 37 (78.72%) Information Security
3 32 (68.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 27 (57.45%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 26 (55.32%) Penetration Testing
5 26 (55.32%) Secure Coding
5 26 (55.32%) System Testing
6 17 (36.17%) Time Management
7 6 (12.77%) Data Protection
7 6 (12.77%) Security Operations
8 4 (8.51%) Identity Access Management
8 4 (8.51%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (8.51%) Malware Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.26%) ITIL
10 2 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
11 1 (2.13%) Data Security
11 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
11 1 (2.13%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) C
2 4 (8.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (55.32%) CEH
2 25 (53.19%) CREST Certified
2 25 (53.19%) Degree
3 20 (42.55%) OSCP
3 20 (42.55%) SANS
4 11 (23.40%) CISSP
5 2 (4.26%) CISM
6 1 (2.13%) CISA
6 1 (2.13%) CISMP
6 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (70.21%) PCI DSS
2 26 (55.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (14.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.64%) vSphere
3 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) XenApp
4 1 (2.13%) Snort
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 4 (8.51%) Nessus
2 4 (8.51%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) LogRhythm
2 9 (19.15%) Cisco
3 5 (10.64%) ArcSight
3 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
3 5 (10.64%) VMware
4 4 (8.51%) Citrix
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.38%) Palo Alto
5 3 (6.38%) Qualys
5 3 (6.38%) Sophos
5 3 (6.38%) Splunk
6 1 (2.13%) AlienVault
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